On today's episode of Perspectives Daily, we look at three things:
1. The pope told the Italian Bishops' Conference today three things that concern him.
2. A date for the canonization of Archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI has been set for October.
3. A glimpse at this year's annual Knights of Columbus Warriors to Lourdes Pilgrimage.
There are many other big news headlines in the Church today that you should know about. Unfortunately, we couldn't include them in today's program, but here they are:
Irish Church leaders in Rome to mark Good Friday anniversary. 20 years after a referendum approving Northern Ireland's peace agreement, religious and political leaders gathered in Rome for an event introduced by the Vatican's foreign minister and organised by the British and Irish embassies to the Holy See.
The Pope will create 14 new cardinals in June! Pope Francis announced he would make 14 new cardinals June 29, giving the red cardinal's hat to the papal almoner, the Iraq-based patriarch of the Chaldean Catholic Church and the archbishop of Karachi, Pakistan, among others.
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